Cuc is a 62-year-old married woman. She lives with her family in Ho Chi Minh City.
She and her husband support their family by selling meals in the local community. Cuc would like to borrow a loan to increase the working capital for her business, which will enable her to buy better quality food to sell at higher margins.
She hopes that this will enable her to attract more customers, expand her business and have money to reinvest in her business in the future.
About Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor
Capital Aid Fund for Employment of the Poor (CEP) is a non-profit Vietnamese microfinance institution that operates in the provinces of southeastern Vietnam and the Mekong Delta. CEP's head office is located in Ho Chi Minh City. This institution’s mission is to work with, and for, the poor and poorest to realize sustained improvements in well-being through the provision of financial and complementary non-financial services in an honest, efficient, and sustainable manner. The non-financial services CEP offers to complement its basic credit and savings products include financial education, raising awareness of health and sanitation issues, and education scholarships for children.